Parking Information for
Sarasota Opera Patrons

Nearby Parking Garages:

Parking Rates

The first 2 hours are complimentary, and after that there is a $3 charge for hour 3, and $1 for each hour thereafter. 
Take a ticket when you enter the garage and keep it with you. For easiest exit, pay before you return to your car. Payment machines take both cash and credit card. For more details and updates, please refer to the city of Sarasota's website

Palm Avenue

Located northwest of the Palm Avenue and Main Street intersection, just behind the Opera House. For easiest exit, pay before you return to your car. Payment machines take both cash and credit card.

Plaza at Five Points

$2 per hour, up to $6 maximum. Located at 50 Central Avenue: entrance on 1st Street.

100 Central Avenue

Free public parking on the 2nd floor only. 4-hour limit. Entrance on 2nd Street.

Important Note

Please do not park in the parking lot of the William G. Selby Library or in the ground floor lot adjacent to the Whole Foods Market, as you may be towed and/or ticketed.

Valet Parking

Valet Parking is available in front of the Sarasota Opera House one hour prior to curtain. Please be prepared for a brief wait following the performance for your car to arrive. Tipping is encouraged.

Questions?

Call (941) 328-1300